Willy Gort

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    January 20, 2011
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    January 13, 2010

    Spence-Jones Won't Be Suspended for at Least Four Days

    Photo by Erik MazaMichelle Spence-Jones talks to the press after she was declared the winner with 53 percent of the vote.​Click here to view photos as we followed Michelle Spence-Jones on campaign day.The morning after suspended Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones won a special election and d ... More >>

  • News

    July 11, 2002

    Mission Man

    Miami's Downtown commissioner is still fighting, and still hopeful of big change

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    March 7, 2002

    Carnival of Consumption

    What was once a quaint Cuban festival is now part pan-Latino flag rally; part Hispanic marketer's dream

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    October 25, 2001

    New Face, Old Connections

    Miami mayoral candidate Manny Diaz may look like an outsider, but his political history places him squarely on the inside

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    September 13, 2001

    That Old Familiar Face

    When you hear the name Maurice Ferré, what comes to mind? Something positive? Negative? Anything at all?

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    February 15, 2001

    Things Definitely Are Lookin' Up

    Miami shakes off its skanky image and prepares for the big time: Billboard capital of the universe!

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    December 28, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of December 28, 2000

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    November 23, 2000

    Packed, Stacked, and Hijacked

    How a citizens advisory board created to investigate illegal billboards became an industry support group

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    June 17, 1999

    Chairmen of the Outboard

    A 50-year-old Biscayne Bay institution builds a dock to the 21st Century

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    June 10, 1999

    Wynwood's White Elephant

    Miami's foreign-trade zone is a giant, peach-and-mauve testament to the city's incompetence

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    July 17, 1997


    Yet another plan to reopen the jinxed Firehouse Four turns out to be all wet

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    January 16, 1997

    Guess Who's Coming Back to Dinner Key?

    In the waning rounds of the Dinner Key boat yard brawl, a third heavyweight returns to the ring

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    January 9, 1997

    It's Official: Miami Is Now a Charity Case

    Diehard fans of the Magic City open their hearts -- and their checkbooks

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    August 15, 1996

    Rough Diamond

    A Cuban embezzler built it, anti-Batista guerrillas trained in it, Nicaraguan refugees lived in it, and Frank Robinson played baseball in it. Now somebody has to step to the plate and save Bobby Maduro Miami Stadium.

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    February 1, 1996
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    January 18, 1996

    The Graduate

    After ten years as city manager, Cesar Odio is still catching flak about his college education. Give the guy a break. Better yet, give him a diploma.

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    January 19, 1994

    Crepe Shoot

    When Christopher Hoffman took a flyer on a tasty little vening venture, he knew it would be tough. But he never dreamed it would turn out like this.